Submissions: Yukon

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Yukon

Yukon
     not escape
but a
     flight in
a per
     suit of se
what
     wool I
do
     daunt
no
     it is
every
     wear
pre sent
     this it
shocks
     traps
me I a
     mover
come
     to a
hall to
     much
too fast
     two
men ye
     shake
sway yet
     eye
but I
     what
tie
     no

you
con
     not a
scape
     goat
take air
     of fit
your
     sell few
got tin
     too it
to much
     two fast
too men

Peter Dayton is a composer who has an abiding love of poetry. Recent projects include a cycle of settings of modern American poetry for chorus, including texts by John Ashbery, W.S. Merwin, May Swenson, Wallace Stevens, and others. Selections of Dayton’s works for chorus and for orchestra have been recorded for CDs by Ablaze Records. Dayton graduated Summa Cum Laude from Vanderbilt University with a Bachelor’s in Music and a Minor in English. He is currently pursuing a Master’s degree at the Peabody Institute of the John’s Hopkins University

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